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Asian American Plays Presents Karissa Murrell Myers' FRAGMENTED

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Fragmented is a free offering available November 16 then available with a donation from November 17 - 26.

Asian American Plays Presents Karissa Murrell Myers' FRAGMENTED

The AA Arts Incubator Program of Asian Improv Arts Midwest has announced that its historic series "Our Perspective: Asian American Plays" continues in 2020 with Fragmented, written by Karissa Murrell Myers, directed by Spencer Ryan Diedrick and assistant directed by Daniella Wheelock, beginning Monday, Nov. 16. The running time is 60 minutes with no intermission. Fragmented will be available to watch online for FREE via Vimeo Monday, Nov. 16 with the link shared at and Facebook ( until midnight CST. Starting, Tuesday, Nov. 17, the video may be accessed by purchasing online with a donation through through midnight Thursday, Nov. 26. The suggested ticket donation is $15, minimum of $5.

Fragmented tells the story of K, a hapa (half Asian) girl growing up in Idaho who is following the rules of her conservative community: marriage, house, planning for kids. But her desire to be an actor burns in her heart, against her husband's wishes. She decides to leave her hometown and her toxic marriage and moves to Hawaii to get her masters in performance. After that, her entire life changes as she seeks to find out her true identity. Told in a series of explosive vignettes, Fragmented, presented as a full production, explores family, politics, and the challenges and joys of being multicultural in America.

The Fragmented cast includes playwright/casting director Murrell Myers, Emily Marso and Brennan Urbi. The Our Perspective team is executive producer Mia Park and producers Murrell Myers, Sydney Mercado and Stephen George.

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